diameter: 34.1mm (1 5/16 in.)
Copper struck medal with obverse showing sailing ship at top left and steam at bottom right separated by crescent moon; legend: "HUDSON FULTON CELEBRATION/ 1609 1807 1909". Reverse legend: "AWARDED BY/ NEW YORK/ SUNDAY AMERICAN [newspaper name in Gothic script]/ FOR HVDSON-FVLTON/ MEMORIAL ESSAY". Hole punched at top.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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